Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Parastalita  Absolon & Kratochvil, 1932   1 species

Parastalita stygia  (Joseph, 1882)

Description
Male

Palp: bulb cylindrical, end of bulb with numerous teeth, embolus black, flattened and curved at its point. Prosoma 3.2-3.7 mm long.

Body length male: 7 mm
Female

Prosoma reddish brown, narrow in front, with sinuous lateral edges. Prosoma 3.5 mm long. Sternum light brownish. Chelicerae very long, promargin with 4 teeth, retromargin with one basal and one apical denticle. Legs light brownish, very long, patella and tarsus spineless, other segments with numerous spines.

Body length female: 5.5 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Bosnia and Herzegovina
Figures
References

Deeleman-Reinhold C L (1971b) Beitrag zur Kenntnis höhlenbewohnender Dysderidae (Araneida) aus Jugoslawien. Razpr Slov Akad Znan Umet 14: 95-120

Fage L (1931) Araneae, 5e série, précédée d'un essai sur l'évolution souterraine et son déterminisme. In Biospeologica, LV. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale 71: 91-291 pdf

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

Kostanjšek R, Kuntner M (2015) Araneae Sloveniae: a national spider species checklist. ZooKeys 474: 1-91 pdf

Le Peru B (2011) The spiders of Europe, a synthesis of data: Volume 1 Atypidae to Theridiidae. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon 2: 1-522 pdf

Mammola S, Cardoso P, Ribera C, Pavlek M, Isaia M (2018b) A synthesis on cave-dwelling spiders in Europe. Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 56: 301-316 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
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